CHARLOTTE EVENTS WEEKLY NEWSLETTER
(15 years of Charlotte’s live music compiled and distributed by Laurie Koster)
June 8, 2016 – June 15, 2016

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(Be sure to read/scroll to the end of the newsletter for special announcements and band news. Also, dates and times could
change, so you may want to check details before you head to a show.)

**All shows are in Charlotte, NC, unless stated otherwise**
(click on the day of the week to jump to that day)

WED | THU | FRI | SAT | SUN | MON | TUE | WED

What’s New | Looking Ahead | Thank You | Links

 

Wednesday June 8

**The Honey Dewdrops
The Evening Muse
7:30pm

**All Organic Comedy Show (18+)
The Evening Muse
9:30pm

**June Residency Dollar Signs w/Black Market, Jim & The Limbs, Normal Dennis
Snug Harbor

**Save the Milestone Fundraiser featuring:Cherbough Way, Morningside Lane, Fear Until Fury,The Radio Silent, and ISH
The Milestone Club

 


Thursday June 9

**Jon McLaughlin w/Elliott Blaufuss
The Evening Muse
8pm

**Boy Named Banjo w/The Hashbrown Belly Boys
The Double Door Inn

**Daughter w/Lucy Dacus
The Neighborhood Theatre

**The Eyebrows // Toleman Randall // Sabbaton Esteban
Petra’s

 


Friday June 10

**Cory Branan w/Ross Adams
The Evening Muse
8pm

**Heiros, MollyWops and Nightmare Police
The Evening Muse
10:30pm

**Jon Lindsay (Album Release) w/ The Old Ceremony, Hectorina
Snug Harbor

**All for One Brass Band
The Double Door Inn

**Dead & Company After-Party w/Cosmic Charlie
The Neighborhood Theatre

**Aaron West and the Roaring Twenties w/Wsg. Allison Weiss, Can’t Swim, Cold Collective
The Visulite Theatre

**Charlotte Folk Society Gathering featuring a CFS Members’ Showcase Concert – 15 Acts – amateurs to professionals; stringband, bluegrass, singer/songwriters & more.
Great Aunt Stella Center
7:30-10 PM.  Free; donations appreciated.

**Lenny Federal Band (Every Friday)
The Comet Grill
9:30pm

 


Saturday June 11

**Zoe & Cloyd w/Holly Lorette
The Evening Muse
8pm

 

**Coddle Creek w/Tyler Hatley and the Little Mountain Band
The Visulite Theatre

**Em Young w/ Brown Widow, Katya Harrell, Justin Lacey
Snug Harbor

**Jimmy Thackery & The Drivers
The Double Door Inn

**Kris Allen w/Sean McConnell
The Neighborhood Theatre

 


Sunday June 12

**Andy Kindler, Nick Alexander and Spencer Taylor (Comedy)
The Evening Muse
8pmk

**Sam Lewis
The Double Door Inn

**1065 The End – 90 Minutes with Divakar

 


Monday June 13

**Find Your Muse Open Mic w/featured performer Case Federal’s Lost In a World of Color
The Evening Muse
8pm

 

**Lucius w/Margaret Glaspy
The Visulite Theatre

 

**Monday Night All Stars (every Monday)
The Double Door
10pm

 


Tuesday June 14

**Dylan LeBlanc w/The Pollies
The Evening Muse
8pm

**Tunji Ige X Michael Christmas w/Tobi Lou
The Neighborhood Theatre

*Bill Hanna Jazz Jam (every Tuesday)
The Double Door
10pm

**Red Rocking Chair (every Tuesday)
The Comet Grill

 


Wednesday June 15

**Reverist w/Lovesucker
The Evening Muse
8pm

**June Residency Dollar Signs w/ Almost People. Pink Drinks, Aloha Broha
Snug Harbor

 

For a listing of more live music in Charlotte this week,
check out our friends at Shutter16.

http://shutter16.com

 

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Band/Artist/Media News, Features, Announcements and
Upcoming Local and Regional Events

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*** = New Additions This Week

Misc News, Events & Announcements:

 

**Save the Milestone Club! https://www.gofundme.com/savethemilestone * http://www.charlottestories.com/charlotte-uniting-together-save-one-legendary-clubs-america/

**VOTED BEST AMATEUR NIGHT/OPEN MIC BY CREATIVE LOAFING 4 YEARS IN A ROW! The Evening Muse Monday Night Find Your Muse Open Mic and Radio Show is looking for weekly and featured talent. If you are an original artist (local or touring) who would like to play the 30 minute featured performer slot on one ofthe Monday nights, please email us at findyourmuse@eveningmuse.com with the date you’ll be in town or interested in, your EPK or links to your music and/or a good, decent quality video.


Upcoming House Concerts:

**Support Local House Concerts Basement Series Presents: Cassidy and The Music (Former lead singer for Antigone Rising) June 11 th – Danielle Miraglia July 22nd http://supportlocalhouseconcerts.org/


Recent Reviews, Photos, Interviews, TV, Press and Current Events worth noting:

**Happy Trails – Rodney Lanierhttp://vimeo.com/33930867 **Rodney Lanier Memorial Service and New Orleans style processional down N. Davidson - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DZjdovdIkzU&sns=fb
**Goodbye Rodney – John Schacht/Shuffle Magazinehttp://www.shufflemag.com/charlotte-bids-adieu-in-style-to-local-musician-rodney-lanier/


 

Radio:

 

**Randy Walker, host of WSGE 91.7FM’s The Roundtable’s Sunday Edition, is looking for bands/musicians who would like to be a featured guest on his weekly radio program. If interested, please contact Randy at lowwillie@aol.com for more information. http://www.wsge.org/program/publicaff.php (every Sunday) - WSGE 91.7FM – 9am-10am -http://www.wsge.org/wsge/

 

**Listen online to our local and regional bands at WNCW 88.7FM , “90 Minutes”, WGWG 88.3FM (Boiling Springs, NC) and WSGE 91.7FM , as well as those weekly specialty programs mentioned above.

 

**Plaza Midwood Community Radio - http://pmcradio.org/

 


 

Misc. Organizations and Links:

 

**ROCKS! Entertainment is a Community-Based online source for music entertainment in the Piedmont area of North Carolina. https://www.facebook.com/ROCKSMagazine

 

**Post and read reviews about anything and everywhere in Charlotte at Yelp.com - http://www.yelp.com/charlotte-nc

 

 

***Looking Ahead:
new additions or updates italicized in blue
^=potential sell out – recommend getting advance tickets

* = promotional sponsor – thank you!

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06/13 – Lucius – The Visulite Theatre
06/16 – Death Cab For Cutie w Chvrches – Uptown Amphitheatre
06/17 – ^
Lake Street Dive w/The Lone Bellow – Fillmore Charlotte
06/18 – ^Tosco Beatles Tribute – Knight Theater
06/20 – Chris Cornell – Belk Theatre
06/23 – The Cure – PNC Music Pavilion

06/25 – Jay Farrar (Trio) performs songs of Son Volt’s Trace – Neighborhood Theatre
06/27 – Gregory Alan Isakov and the Ghost Orchestra w/Jay Clifford – McGlohon
08/12 – Toad the Wet Sprocket - Neighborhood Theatre

09/16 – Heart, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts AND Cheap Trick – PNC Music Pavilion
09/19 – Brian Wilson Presents Pet Sounds – Belk Theatre
10/27-28 – ^Band of Horses – Fillmore Charlotte

THANK YOU!